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Rewriting Jane Austen: when old meets new

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Introductory Level Duration 5 mins Updated 29 Oct 2013
Joanna Trollope's Sense and Sensibility is a modern take on Jane Austen's classic novel. But how close to the original is she?

Busting the language-learning myths

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Updated 25 Oct 2013
Have you ever thought about learning a language but somehow talked yourself out of doing so? Bust some myths and discover the advantages of...

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Beginners' Chinese

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Beginners' Chinese
Introductory Level Duration 6 hours Updated 31 Mar 2014
This unit is a language unit that concentrates on Mandarin Chinese as a tool for communication, but also provides some insights into Chinese...

Finding Information in Modern Languages

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Introductory Level Duration 9 hours Updated 26 Nov 2013
This unit will help you to identify and use information in Modern Languages, whether for your work, study or personal purposes. Experiment with...

Datblygu strategaethau astudio effeithiol (Develop effective study strategies)

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Introductory Level Duration 10 hours Updated 17 Oct 2013
Gall dod i wybod sut rydych yn dysgu eich helpu i ddatblygu technegau astudio sy'n gweddu i'ch anghenion a'r dasg dan sylw. Bydd gwella eich...

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BA (Honours) Humanities

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BA (Honours) Humanities Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Duration 3600 hours Updated 20 May 2013
Combine different aspects of the arts – what people thought, made and practised – their meaning and values in the past and today in a highly-valued...

Reading classical Latin

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Reading classical Latin Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Intermediate Level Duration 300 hours Updated 27 Apr 2013 Register by 05 Sep 2013
This beginners’ course teaches all you need to know about Latin vocabulary, grammar and language structures to start reading Roman writers in the...

Motive: upper intermediate German

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Motive: upper intermediate German Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Intermediate Level Duration 600 hours Updated 21 Mar 2013 Register by 09 Jan 2014
Extend your German language skills and cultural knowledge with this upper intermediate course, which includes a residential week in Germany (or...